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Letter to the Editor | Why do the 3 Challengers need $14,000 to run for the Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District Board?

Letter to the Editor | Why do the 3 Challengers need $14,000 to run for the Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District Board?

I could not figure out why a slate of three challenger candidates would need more than $14,000 to run to be a Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District Board Member, a position that pays $105 for the monthly meetings. Then I remembered that old adage, “Follow the money,” so I checked their filings to see […]

Letter to the Editor | Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District Candidates accept SEIU donations

Letter to the Editor | Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District Candidates accept SEIU donations

I am shocked that the slate of three inexperienced candidates for the Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District have accepted more than $13,000 in donations from SEIU, the union that represents the PVRPD employees! According to the most recent filings, Bev Dransfeldt has accepted $5076 in donations from SEIU; Jordan Roberts has accepted $4076 from […]

CitizensJournal.us- Letters to the Editor

CitizensJournal.us- Letters to the Editor

Since this is CITIZENS Journal, public opinion is especially important. We accept general letters here from the public, on varied topics in the form of comments, below. If you wish to respond to specific articles, scroll down to reader comments for the appropriate posting.  If you want them featured, include full name, address, phone number (the latter two will […]

CitizensJournal.us- Letters to the Editor (Archived 2017-2019)

Since this is CITIZENS Journal, public opinion is especially important. We accept general letters here from the public, on varied topics in the form of comments, below. If you wish to respond to specific articles, scroll down to reader comments for the appropriate posting.  If you want them featured, include full name, address, phone number (the latter […]

CitizensJournal.us- Letters to the Editor (Archived 2013-2016)

CitizensJournal.us- Letters to the Editor (Archived 2013-2016)

Since this is CITIZENS Journal, public opinion is especially important. We accept general letters here from the public, on varied topics in the form of comments, below. If you wish to respond to specific articles, scroll down to reader comments for the appropriate posting.  If you want them featured, include full name, address, phone number (the latter […]